Browsing by Author "Nijs, Lau"
Authors:Şaher, Konca; Nijs, Lau; Hordijk, Truus
Publisher and Date:(European Acoustics Association EAA, 2014)This paper concentrates on the acoustic design aspects of the living rooms in institutions for adults with intellectually disability. In the living rooms for adults with ID there is even a higher stress on the acoustics since they are more dependent on the acoustical environment compared to normal population. Moreover prevalence of hearing impairment among adults with ID is around 30% and in most cases it is not even recognised. Therefore the rooms for adults with ID need to be designed by taking ...